hearty veggie chiken soup

September 18, 2013
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  • Serves 8
Author Notes

all the veggies get pureed into the soup...my kids love it and they are not just slurpping 'chicken water' —maureen

What You'll Need
  • 1 pound 3 lb chicken
  • 2 carrots-peeled
  • 1 onion peeled
  • 3 ribs of celery washed
  • Tablespoon kosher salt
  • 1 sprig dry bay leaf
  • Teaspoon peppercorns
  • Teaspoon chicken bouliion
  • 1/2 pound ground white meat turkey
  • Handful pamesean cheese
  • Handful Italian bread crumbs
  • 1 egg
  • Teaspoon garlic powder
  • Teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/2 teaspoon each salt & pepper
  • 3 carrots-cleaned and diced
  • 1 egg-beaten.
  • 1/2 pound small pasta
  1. to 12 qt stock pot add al vegetables and seasonings.
  2. wash chicken inside and out under cold water with salt and add to pot. Fill with cold water above chicken
  3. While soup is cooking mix in small bowl turkey, egg, cheese, bread crumbs, water, and spices. Using a small melon baller, roll out meatballs and place on a platter. Cover and refrigerate until pureed vegetables have been returned to soup.
  4. Bring soup again to a boil and add meatballs. Once the soup reboils, add diced carrots and continue to simmer gentle and covered till carrots soften slightly...about 15 minutes.
  5. Meanwhile, in a smaller pot, cook pasta till al dente. Then add to soup and bring to rolling boil, stir and drizzle in the beaten egg. Turn off the heat and serve with grated chees and fresh ground pepper.

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